Staff

Brian Schneider, General Manager            

 

 

Mark McAneeley, Head Guide

Mark is approaching his 20th year as head guide at the Silver Hilton. Steelhead is Mark’s passion and in addition to guiding on the Babine he fishes and guides for winter steelhead on the coastal streams of Vancouver Island.

Mark is also head guide For Langara Island Lodge which is a saltwater operation targeting mostly Chinook and Coho Salmon.

 

 

David Holland, Guide

Dave has been guiding at the Silver Hilton since 2004 and is a passionate Steelheader. Born and raised in the Bulkley Valley Dave fishes every chance he gets.
When not guiding Dave is in the exploration business managing and setting up remote camps.

 

 

John Gale, Guide Triple Header

John Has been with us for 4 years guiding out of Triple Header. John has been a great addition to the team and this may just be his dream job.
John spends some of the summer months guiding in the Yukon and spends his winters Fishing and Skiing attempting to avoid work at all cost.

 

 

Liz Abbey, Chef Silver Hilton

Liz is in her 5th season starting out at Triple Header and is now Chef at Silver Hilton Main Lodge. 
In the off season when not at her home in Sguamish, Liz contract chef’s specializing on Yacht’s mostly in the Carribean.

 

 

Kim Zanussi, Chef Triple Header

Kim has been with the Silver Hilton on and off for the past 12 seasons. Starting as Chef at Silver Hilton main lodge she has recently taken a position at the more intimate Triple Header.
In the off season Kim runs her catering business out of Casleger in southern B.C.

 

 

Danielle Valade, Hostesess

Danielle has been with the Silver Hilton for the past 12 seasons with 3 years off in between. 
In the off season she works from her studio in Rossland as an artist specializing in stained glass, and travelling every chance she gets.

 

 

Danielle Giguere, Expeditor

A mother, and former Chef at Silver Hilton. Danielle has taken the position of  expeditor and Liason in Smithers looking after our guests on the inbound and outbound portions of their trip. In addition Danielle supplies us with everything we need to keep the operation running smooth.
When not with the Silver Hilton, Danielle expedites for other operations in and around the Bulkley Valley.